TAG: Apple

PRO Landscape debuts design app for landscape pros

August 7, 2014By

  PRO Landscape unveiled its first standalone landscape design and bidding app for landscape professionals, usable on iPad or Android tablets. “We are proud to continue to provide the best landscape design solutions with the release of our first standalone landscape tablet app for professionals,” said Pete Lord, president of Drafix Software. “We’ve had great success and feedback from our... read more

December 2013 Web Extra: Survey says Facebook, Apple rank as industry favorites

December 12, 2013By

In conjunction with the December issue of Landscape Management, the editors surveyed readers online during October and November to determine what types of mobile devices and what social media platforms landscape professionals favor. The survey garnered 198 complete responses. Here are the results:      Social media: Facebook is the favorite   (Numbers don’t equal 100 due to rounding.)  ... read more

Pythagoras, where art thou?

January 1, 2012By

From the dawn of ages, many have tackled the complex operation of keeping score. Whether using primitive techniques to quantify time or applying complex economics to manage large capital assets, a wide range of monetary problems requires solutions grounded in understanding how the numbers work. I’ve often been called a numbers guy. By looking at key ratios, I can instinctively... read more

Mac vs. PC: I choose Door No. 3

May 1, 2010By

Even though my first computer was an Apple IIc, I’ve been a Windows guy for years. I’m comfortable on a PC. My Dell Latitude 630 has been a great little laptop for me. But recently, I was given a 15-in. MacBook Pro, and I have to admit, I’m impressed. The real question, yet to be answered, is: Will I switch?... read more